Juan Espadas

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Espadas in June 2015

Juan Espadas Cejas (born September 30, 1966) is a Spanish politician. He was the Minister of Housing and Planning for the Government of Andalusia from 2008 to 2010 and a senator from 2010 to 2013. Since June 2015, he has served as the mayor of Seville. He is a member of the Spanish Socialist Workers' Party.[1][2]


Espadas was born in Seville and grew up in the Miraflores district. When he was 22, he graduated from the University of Seville with degree in Law. He also has a degree in Business Management from the Institute of San Telmo. He is married and has two children.[3]


  1. ^ Barba, Eduardo (December 3, 2010). "La mujer de Espadas, una de las beneficiadas del "funcionariazo" de Griñán". ABC de Sevilla (in Spanish). Retrieved September 7, 2015.
  2. ^ Espina, José Gallego (June 15, 2015). "Espadas se marca como prioridad el "rescate ciudadano" de Sevilla". El Correo de Andalucía (in Spanish). Retrieved September 7, 2015.
  3. ^ Espadas, Juan (June 6, 2010). "¿Quién es Juan Espadas?". Diario de Sevilla (in Spanish). Retrieved September 7, 2015.